English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Chalcot Wood

Early-attested site in the Parish of Tanworth


Chalcot Wood (6″). Cf. Cherlekote poole in Tanworth t. Ed 4Add , Charlecote pole 1576 ib., Charlcot Coppice 1840TA . 'cot(e) of the churls,' cf. Charlecote supra 250.